History Timeline

  • 1913

    Enrollment at North Texas State Normal College surpasses 1000

  • 1901

    North Texas Normal College renamed North Texas State Normal College

  • 1899

    Legislation signed to make North Texas Normal College a state college

  • 1894

    Texas Normal College and Teachers' Training Institute renamed North Texas Normal College

  • 1890

    UNT was founded as Texas Normal College and Teacher Training Institute by President Joshua C. Chilton